Crispy baked french fries recipe

In 2012 – my first full year of blogging – I was pushed to my creative limits. It has been a blast coming up with fun new recipes (and trying out other people’s) and sharing them with you guys. There are some interesting things in store for 2013, so I hope you will stay in touch and check back from time to time. I’m so happy you’re here!

Top Recipes of 2012: Reader Favorites

Here they are, the most popular, most liked, most commented on posts of 2012:

Baked French fries with homemade raspberry ketchup (See photo above)

Get the recipe: Crispy baked French fries with raspberry ketchup


Get the recipe: Gyoza (Japanese potstickers)

Gyoza - Japanese pork potstickers recipe

Melted Christmas candy ornaments

Get the recipe: Melted Christmas candy ornaments

Melted Christmas candy ornaments

Peach bread pudding

Get the recipe: Peach bread pudding

Sangria slushies

Get the recipe: Sangria slushies

Sangria slushies recipe

California roll salad

Get the recipe: California roll salad

California roll salad recipe

Infused water

Get the recipe: Infused water recipes

Infusion pitcher for infused water

DIY hot dog bar

Get the recipe: DIY hot dog bar

Build your own hot dog bar

Tuna corn cakes

Get the recipe: Tuna corn cakes

Tuna-corn cakes, made with pantry staples. Click through for recipe!

A  new and different guacamole recipe

Get the recipe: A new guacamole recipe

A new guacamole recipe

Chocolate cupcakes with raspberry buttercream frosting

Get the recipe: Moist dark chocolate cupcakes with raspberry buttercream

Moist dark chocolate cupcakes recipe with raspberry buttercream frosting

Want to see more favorite recipes from 2012? Check out Finding Joy in My Kitchen.